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William Mitchell is the first ABA-accredited law school in the country to offer an on-campus/online enrollment option.

U.S. News & World Report covers hybrid enrollment: ‘… the one program that fits my life.’

U.S. News & World Report recently posted a feature story about the one-of-a-kind hybrid enrollment option at William Mitchell.

The story includes comments from two students who have been accepted to hybrid program, including Jessica Islas, a 31-year-old mother and full-time commercial escrow officer. 

“When the hybrid program came along, it was kind of a no-brainer for me; it’s the one program that fits in my life,” Islas is quoted as saying. 

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Star Tribune: William Mitchell program helps new products get off the ground

Star Tribune business reporter David Phelps recently wrote a story about how students in Mitchell’s Business Law Clinic help local businesses with legal issues ranging from writing contracts to securing trademarks. 

The clinic provides clients with valuable legal services and students with practical, real-world experience.

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William Mitchell Law Review evaluates impact of the Hatch-Waxman Act

The latest issue of the William Mitchell Law Review was sought out before it even hit the presses. Volume 40, Issue 4 covers the 30th Anniversary of the Hatch-Waxman Act, exploring the legislation’s success, shortcomings, and influence on new legislation, with authors ranging from the bill’s namesake, U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch, to national leaders in intellectual property law. Continue reading

Hybrid: Professor Duhl

Q&A: Hybrid Program Academic Director Duhl answers common questions about hybrid enrollment

William Mitchell’s hybrid enrollment option is a first-of-its-kind, innovative approach to legal education.

It’s a part-time enrollment option that combines the best of in-person teaching with the best of e-learning tools to offer students a new way to earn their J.D. degrees from an ABA-accredited law school.

Recently, Professor Greg Duhl, who is the Hybrid Program’s academic director, answered 12 common questions prospective students have about the exciting new enrollment option. Continue reading

Mitchell announces committee and firm to oversee search for new president and dean

William Mitchell College of Law has announced the members of the search committee and the consulting firm that will lead the search for the new president and dean of the college. This followed the announcement in April that Eric S. Janus will conclude his role as president and dean of the college in June 2015 to return to the Mitchell faculty. Continue reading